Estonia national under-23 football team

The Estonia national under-23 football team represents Estonia in the International Challenge Trophy competition and is controlled by the Estonian Football Association, the governing body for football in Estonia.

Estonia U23
Nickname(s)Sinisärgid (Blueshirts)
AssociationEstonian Football Association
Most capsTrevor Elhi (6)
Top scorerMattias Käit (2)
Home stadiumLilleküla Stadium
First colours
Second colours

The team's home ground is the Lilleküla Stadium in Tallinn.

Coaching staffEdit

Position Name
Head coach
Assistant coach   Ats Sillaste
  Mario Hansi
Goalkeeping coach   Aiko Orgla
Physiotherapist   Priit Ailt
  Sten Ütsmüts
Manager   Ljubov Lobõševa

PlayersEdit

Current squadEdit

The following players were called up for the friendly match against England C on 10 October 2018.[1]

Caps and goals updated as of 10 October 2018, after the match against England C.

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Richard Aland (1994-03-15) 15 March 1994 (age 27) 3 0   Vaprus
12 1GK Magnus Karofeld (1996-08-20) 20 August 1996 (age 25) 0 0   Flora

2 2DF Vladimir Avilov (1995-03-10) 10 March 1995 (age 26) 3 0   Nõmme Kalju
3 2DF Joseph Saliste (1995-04-10) 10 April 1995 (age 26) 1 0   Flora
4 2DF Hindrek Ojamaa (1995-06-12) 12 June 1995 (age 26) 3 0   VPS
5 2DF Gerdo Juhkam (1994-06-19) 19 June 1994 (age 27) 2 0   Tulevik
13 2DF Janar Õunap (1994-09-09) 9 September 1994 (age 27) 1 0   Tulevik
14 2DF Alger Džumadil (1996-07-29) 29 July 1996 (age 25) 1 0   Tallinna Kalev

8 3MF Kaspar Paur (1995-02-16) 16 February 1995 (age 26) 1 0   Nõmme Kalju
9 3MF Maksim Gussev (1994-07-20) 20 July 1994 (age 27) 3 0   Flora
10 3MF Tauno Tekko (1994-12-14) 14 December 1994 (age 26) 2 0   Tammeka
15 3MF Roman Sobtšenko (1994-01-25) 25 January 1994 (age 27) 2 0   Tallinna Kalev
16 3MF Andre Paju (1995-01-05) 5 January 1995 (age 26) 2 0   Tammeka
17 3MF Sander Kapper (1994-12-08) 8 December 1994 (age 26) 1 0   Tammeka
18 3MF Rasmus Peetson (1995-05-03) 3 May 1995 (age 26) 2 0   FCI Levadia

6 4FW Kevin Kauber (1995-03-23) 23 March 1995 (age 26) 3 0   EIF
7 4FW Robert Kirss (captain) (1994-09-03) 3 September 1994 (age 27) 2 0   Nõmme Kalju
11 4FW Tristan Koskor (1995-11-28) 28 November 1995 (age 25) 1 0   Tammeka

Results and fixturesEdit

2016Edit

23 March 2016 2015–17 International Challenge Trophy Slovakia   4–0   Estonia Senica, Slovakia
17:30 (UTC+1) Vavro   21'89'
Polievka   30'
Hromada   35'
Report Stadium: OMS ARENA Senica
Attendance: 1,020
Referee: Jani Laaksonen (Finland)
5 September 2016 2015–17 International Challenge Trophy Estonia   3–3   Ukraine U20 Tallinn, Estonia
19:00 (UTC+3) Käit   53'83'
Jakovlev   77'
Report Zubkov   22'57'
Zotko   36' (pen.)
Stadium: Lilleküla Stadium
Attendance: 289
Referee: Kai Erik Steen (Norway)
15 November 2016 2015–17 International Challenge Trophy Estonia   1–2   England C Tallinn, Estonia
18:00 (UTC+2) Dõmov   9' Report Whitehouse   7'
Lowe   13'
Stadium: Lilleküla Stadium
Attendance: 305
Referee: Edgars Maļcevs (Latvia)

2018Edit

10 October 2018 Friendly   England C 1–0   Estonia London, England
19:45 (UTC+1) Pavey   65' (pen.) Report Stadium: Brisbane Road
Attendance: 635

2019Edit

5 June 2019 Friendly   Estonia 2–0   England C Tallinn, Estonia
19:00 (UTC+3) Poom   89'
Usta   90+7'
Report Stadium: Kadriorg Stadium
Attendance: 264
Referee: Kristo Tohver (Estonia)

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "U23 koondis kohtub võõrsil Inglismaaga" (in Estonian). Estonian Football Association. 3 October 2016.

External linksEdit